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Oral history interview with Stephen J. Wright, 1981

Creator: Wright, Stephen J.
Project: United Negro College Fund project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 122 pages. Sound recording: 3 sound cassettes.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

College president, foundation executive.

Scope and Contents

Childhood and family background; Hampton Institute, Howard University, New York University Ph.D., 1943; dean of faculty, Hampton Institute, 1945-1953; president of Bluefield State College, 1953-1957, and of Fisk College, 1957-1966; president of United Negro College Fund, 1966-1969; College Entrance Examination Board, 1969-1976; recollections of Charles S. Johnson and David Ogilvy.


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